2014 Student Ambassador Award Application

-The submission period for 2014 is now closed -

Student Ambassadorships are $5,000 awards that support a student-designed project in independent learning and innovative results.  Projects may include travel, internship, research, community service, entrepreneurship or other activities and should result in identifiable and transformative results for the individual student and the community. 

Eligibility Criteria:
  1. Ability to work successfully in a self-directed project
  2. Demonstrated interest in innovation, leadership, and community values
  3. Willingness to participate in the Student Advisory Board of the Center in 2014-15
  4. Willingness to give a presentation on the funded project to the Geneseo community
  5. Must be returning to Geneseo full-time for Fall 2014

For questions or further information, feel free to stop by The Center for Inquiry Discovery & Development, DOTY 303 or contact Center Director, Cynthia Oswald or the CIDD Front Desk at, 585-245-5759 or (cidd@geneseo.edu). 

Awards will be announced by Wednesday, March 20, 2014.
* The selection team reserves the right to:
• Consider an application in multiple categories

• Identify additional ambassadorships and/or areas of interest

If Yes, please describe the other source of funding in your proposal/budget.
Letters of recommendation should be sent separately by the referees to cidd@geneseo.edu
(3 pages/1000 words max)

Describe your motivation for the project, the qualities that suit you for the project, and the learning you expect as a result of the project.

(3 pages/1000 words max)

Proposal should include a description of your project, a timeline for your work, and a budget. Funds may be used for stipend, materials and supplies, travel expenses, etc. You may attach a budget explanation if you do not have specifics for all items yet. Please also identify any campus or community mentors you expect to consult. Work and funding for the project can begin as early as May 28, 2014, and should be completed no later than December 31, 2014.

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